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Tidewater Beach Resort

3.5 of 5
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16819 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32413
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lebanon, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First the good... The Waves cafe on site had better, less expensive food than any of the tourist traps in the area... The elevators... If you are not on the 2nd floor be prepared to be pissed off .. They are terrible... You will wait 30 minutes... The resort has many strict rules for the beach use.. No tents in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our 2nd year staying at tidewater unit 2616. Last year we had a fantastic time and our unit was amazing. This year the unit was just as we remembered and tidewater was even better. No more key cards, you get a code for the key pad which is very convenient. Plus everyone gets wrist bands. This eliminates non... More 

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Benton, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I read tons of reviews before hand. I knew to expect slow elevators, strict security, and issues with checking in. I think that knowing that going in really helped. We didn't really have problems with long waits on elevators other than on check-in. During check-in time on Saturday, it was terrible. You have to wait for a luggage cart, then... More 

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Canton, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a good place and the price was reasonable. It's on the beach in the heart of everything. The views from the balcony were awesome! Although the elevators were pretty hectic the stay was still great. Great staff as well...overall good place!

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tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place needs about 5 more elevators that work parking was not good and people got stuck in elevator twice while there had to stand in linefor chairand umbrella on beach rooms were very spacious and hadgreat view of gulf but the elevator sitiuation killed the whole place

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West Chester, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved our room , 410. Very bright and colorful. It was a 2 bedroom with bunk beds. King bed in one room and a queen in the other. The bunks are located in a hallway off of the main hall that leads to the living area. All 3 rooms had their own bathroom. The king room had a tub and... More 

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Thomasville, Georgia
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I will not return to Tidewater... Yes, the condos/rooms/living space are clean and well kept. The view from my suite was a wonderful view of the beach and ocean. This venue is located ON the beach which is a major plus. There are indoor and outdoor pools available. Security is present and friendly. All of the positives of this resort... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We just returned from our first trip to the Tidewater Beach Resort. We traveled with two other families, sharing a unit with one, while the other, larger family stayed in another. We arrived around 6:30 p.m. on Saturday after a 13 hour trip and were glad we had read reviews and knew a few tips. Arriving at that hour we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice resort but I would never stay here again. Everything is great about the resort but the elevator situation just ruins the whole stay. We only stayed 2 nights but we probably spent at least 3 hours of our time waiting on elevators.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, there were a few issues, but being aware of the issues and planning make all the difference. Most important thing to note is AT&T does not work at all/ caller can hear you, but you can't hear them. The elevators were slow, but we were on the6th floor. We always took the stairs. I was able to get a... More 

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